We have close connections with Buddhafield North – join us at one of their nearby outdoor retreats this summer
Launching our 2022 fundraiser, Silabodhi suggests an alternative perspective on giving to the Buddhist Centre this year
If you’d like to work from the Buddhist Centre, Breathworks are now renting out desk space in their office at donation rates
Looking forward to this summer’s Yorkshire Three Peaks fundraiser, Buddhasamagama shares his experience of 2019’s National Three Peaks
We love being part of the local reading and browsing community, and have some great new and second hand books here
This year’s shrine sale has now ended, with £485 raised – huge thanks everyone. Hope to be back in 2023 with more Buddhas, incense, candles . . .
July has been a month of celebration as members of our community mark significant stages on their spiritual paths
Suryashraddha recently held a Buddhist “service” for the small, friendly congregation at St Margaret’s Church in Whalley Range
After many delays and uncertainties, we can now welcome some old friends with new names after their ordination in the Triratna Buddhist Order
In recent rituals, groups of Kalyana Mitras, or spiritual friends, undertook to maintain and deepen their friendships for life
Let’s bring to mind ten friends from across Triratna as they are publicly Ordained on 4th May
Tom Llewellyn explains how the MBC Sangha Facebook group came about and how it’s helping our spiritual connections: March 2021
Members of our community share their recent explorations of race in light of their Buddhist practice. December 2020
A message of gratitude for our community’s generosity in raising money to thank Patricia and the team for all of their hard work.
Fliss Clarke writes about her experience of attending online Buddhism courses during the coronavirus pandemic.
There’s so much sadness about the loss of the lovely daytime vegan café in our basement. Can anything be done? Well, maybe . . .
Watch Sandy, Gill, Alex and Michael online as they Join the Triratna Buddhist Order, sending good wishes as they take this significant step
The lovely daytime vegan café in our basement won’t be re-opening after their enforced summer closure. This is sad news for all of us.
Our Trustees are responsible for the Centre’s running – find out who they are and what kind of things they’re deciding
Based in our Centre, and the workplace of many of our friends over the years, the Clear Vision charity is sadly closing at the end of August
A big thank you to our donors. Keeping connection is so important in these times
Prasadu reflects on being a frontline worker during the COVID-19 crisis and how his Buddhist practice has helped him cope with the pressures. May 2020
Kevin Statham finds we can learn a lot from trees
The week after lockdown, nine women gathered experimentally online to create portable shrines together
A moving and generous offer from Claire Morris, following the postponement of her ordination retreat
Inspired by Paramananda, Kevin Statham considers his meditation practice during the covid-19 pandemic and finds no quick fixes
Our Chair, Silabodhi, enjoyed January’s European gathering, working on our Buddhist movement’s plans and priorities for the next five years
What happens when you bid for a flamenco lesson and a place on an Alexander Technique workshop at one of our skills auctions? Our fundraiser, Sal, had a go . . .
Buddhas, books, cards, gifts, chocolate – our shop’s open six days a week
Did you know that Manchester Buddhist Centre has an account with Give as you Live? It’s a free way to help
Silabodhi, our Chair, recently wrote to people in our Buddhist Community about our ongoing plans to install a disability access lift outside the Centre